Cost of Living Comparison Between Russia and Belarus Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Belarus are 7.0% lower than in Russia (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Belarus are 8.0% lower than in Russia
Rent Prices in Belarus are 11.0% lower than in Russia
Restaurant Prices in Belarus are 4.1% lower than in Russia
Groceries Prices in Belarus are 4.1% lower than in Russia
Local Purchasing Power in Belarus is 1.0% higher than in Russia
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Restaurants
Russia Edit Belarus Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 700.00 руб
(24.52 BYN)
713.60 руб
(25.00 BYN)
     +1.9 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 3,000.00 руб
(105.10 BYN)
2,854.42 руб
(100.00 BYN)
     -4.9 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 400.00 руб
(14.01 BYN)
428.16 руб
(15.00 BYN)
     +7.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 165.00 руб
(5.78 BYN)
85.63 руб
(3.00 BYN)
     -48.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 200.00 руб
(7.01 BYN)
178.96 руб
(6.27 BYN)
     -10.5 %
Cappuccino (regular) 175.85 руб
(6.16 BYN)
142.77 руб
(5.00 BYN)
     -18.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 76.80 руб
(2.69 BYN)
63.27 руб
(2.22 BYN)
     -17.6 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 38.36 руб
(1.34 BYN)
38.25 руб
(1.34 BYN)
     -0.3 %
Markets
Russia Edit Belarus Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 296.42 руб
(10.38 BYN)
238.34 руб
(8.35 BYN)
     -19.6 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 42.76 руб
(1.50 BYN)
47.49 руб
(1.66 BYN)
     +11.1 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 46.94 руб
(1.64 BYN)
49.25 руб
(1.73 BYN)
     +4.9 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 118.96 руб
(4.17 BYN)
114.76 руб
(4.02 BYN)
     -3.5 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 337.43 руб
(11.82 BYN)
252.42 руб
(8.84 BYN)
     -25.2 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 161.40 руб
(5.65 BYN)
153.79 руб
(5.39 BYN)
     -4.7 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 296.87 руб
(10.40 BYN)
279.16 руб
(9.78 BYN)
     -6.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 50.51 руб
(1.77 BYN)
41.23 руб
(1.44 BYN)
     -18.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 51.10 руб
(1.79 BYN)
68.48 руб
(2.40 BYN)
     +34.0 %
Oranges (1 lb) 64.67 руб
(2.27 BYN)
68.63 руб
(2.40 BYN)
     +6.1 %
Tomato (1 lb) 86.65 руб
(3.04 BYN)
91.04 руб
(3.19 BYN)
     +5.1 %
Potato (1 lb) 19.39 руб
(0.68 BYN)
19.37 руб
(0.68 BYN)
     -0.1 %
Onion (1 lb) 19.07 руб
(0.67 BYN)
27.02 руб
(0.95 BYN)
     +41.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 89.85 руб
(3.15 BYN)
112.51 руб
(3.94 BYN)
     +25.2 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 48.06 руб
(1.68 BYN)
50.78 руб
(1.78 BYN)
     +5.7 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 500.00 руб
(17.52 BYN)
570.88 руб
(20.00 BYN)
     +14.2 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 71.32 руб
(2.50 BYN)
76.87 руб
(2.69 BYN)
     +7.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 136.88 руб
(4.80 BYN)
151.10 руб
(5.29 BYN)
     +10.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 200.00 руб
(7.01 BYN)
142.72 руб
(5.00 BYN)
     -28.6 %
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 36.00 руб
(1.26 BYN)
24.26 руб
(0.85 BYN)
     -32.6 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 2,500.00 руб
(87.58 BYN)
1,371.26 руб
(48.04 BYN)
     -45.1 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 150.00 руб
(5.26 BYN)
101.33 руб
(3.55 BYN)
     -32.4 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 48.28 руб
(1.69 BYN)
45.94 руб
(1.61 BYN)
     -4.9 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 490.00 руб
(17.17 BYN)
528.07 руб
(18.50 BYN)
     +7.8 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 202.31 руб
(7.09 BYN)
261.02 руб
(9.14 BYN)
     +29.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,690,000.00 руб
(94,239.88 BYN)
1,712,650.70 руб
(60,000.00 BYN)
     -36.3 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,604,301.94 руб
(91,237.59 BYN)
2,353,635.54 руб
(82,455.89 BYN)
     -9.6 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Russia Edit Belarus Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 8,335.75 руб
(292.03 BYN)
5,078.08 руб
(177.90 BYN)
     -39.1 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 462.89 руб
(16.22 BYN)
741.66 руб
(25.98 BYN)
     +60.2 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 558.60 руб
(19.57 BYN)
998.16 руб
(34.97 BYN)
     +78.7 %
Sports And Leisure
Russia Edit Belarus Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,462.99 руб
(86.29 BYN)
2,815.26 руб
(98.63 BYN)
     +14.3 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,629.01 руб
(57.07 BYN)
1,187.65 руб
(41.61 BYN)
     -27.1 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 400.00 руб
(14.01 BYN)
428.16 руб
(15.00 BYN)
     +7.0 %
Childcare
Russia Edit Belarus Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 23,122.96 руб
(810.08 BYN)
29,654.23 руб
(1,038.89 BYN)
     +28.2 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 572,683.73 руб
(20,063.07 BYN)
483,985.57 руб
(16,955.67 BYN)
     -15.5 %
Clothing And Shoes
Russia Edit Belarus Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 5,730.17 руб
(200.75 BYN)
5,908.43 руб
(206.99 BYN)
     +3.1 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,392.11 руб
(118.84 BYN)
3,499.94 руб
(122.61 BYN)
     +3.2 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 7,529.03 руб
(263.77 BYN)
8,492.26 руб
(297.51 BYN)
     +12.8 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 7,622.71 руб
(267.05 BYN)
8,723.33 руб
(305.61 BYN)
     +14.4 %
Rent Per Month
Russia Edit Belarus Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 38,416.54 руб
(1,345.86 BYN)
34,746.61 руб
(1,217.29 BYN)
     -9.6 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 25,561.01 руб
(895.49 BYN)
21,705.80 руб
(760.43 BYN)
     -15.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 69,068.31 руб
(2,419.70 BYN)
61,610.78 руб
(2,158.44 BYN)
     -10.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 45,059.43 руб
(1,578.59 BYN)
40,401.80 руб
(1,415.41 BYN)
     -10.3 %
Buy Apartment Price
Russia Edit Belarus Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 19,158.51 руб
(671.19 BYN)
14,007.18 руб
(490.72 BYN)
     -26.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 12,330.12 руб
(431.97 BYN)
9,155.20 руб
(320.74 BYN)
     -25.7 %
Salaries And Financing
Russia Edit Belarus Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 51,468.78 руб
(1,803.13 BYN)
47,846.93 руб
(1,676.24 BYN)
     -7.0 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 11.67 16.53      +41.6 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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